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Colombia

Country

Jan-Jun 2022: US$145M, Foreign Direct Investment

2022-Q2: US$44.2M, Remittances received from Colombia

About Colombia

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The main sale from Mexico to Colombia in 2021 was Motor Cars and other Vehicles Principally Designed Cars for Transport of Persons (US$560M). The main origins of sales to Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$916M), Nuevo León (US$474M), and Estado de México (US$457M).

The main product bought by Mexico from Colombia in 2021 was Coke and Semi-Coke of Coal, Lignite or Peat, whether or not Agglomerated; Retort Carbon (US$214M). The main destinations of purchases made to Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$479M), Nuevo León (US$223M), and Estado de México (US$187M).

In the period January to June 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Colombia to Mexico is US$145M. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$111M), Nuevo León (US$11.3M), and Puebla (US$7.63M).

Regarding remittances, in the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$44.2M in remittances from Colombia, while Colombia received US$43M in remittances from Mexico.

Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 13,940 inmigrants from Colombia were registered in 2020, 52.2% women and 47.8% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from Colombia were Ciudad de México (4,747 people), Estado de México (2,114 people), and Jalisco (1,081 people).

Commercial Exchange

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The icons show the percentage share of Colombia in Mexico's imports and exports, as well as the net trade balance between the two countries.

Data provided by Bank of Mexico.

Net International Exchange

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In August 2022, the international sales from Mexico to Colombia were US$340M, while international purchases reached US$218M. The above results in a trade balance of US$122M.

Annual International Trade

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The main sale from Mexico to Colombia in 2021 was Motor Cars and other Vehicles Principally Designed Cars for Transport of Persons (US$560M). The main origins of sales to Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$916M), Nuevo León (US$474M), and Estado de México (US$457M).

The main product bought by Mexico from Colombia in 2021 was Coke and Semi-Coke of Coal, Lignite or Peat, whether or not Agglomerated; Retort Carbon (US$214M). The main destinations of purchases made to Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$479M), Nuevo León (US$223M), and Estado de México (US$187M).

Monthly International Trade

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The main sale from Mexico to Colombia in August 2022 was Tubes and Pipes of Iron or Steel (US$37.5M). The main origins of sales to Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$69.1M), Estado de México (US$64M), and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (US$37.6M).

The main product bought by Mexico from Colombia in August 2022 was Coke and Semi-Coke of Coal, Lignite or Peat, whether or not Agglomerated; Retort Carbon (US$36.4M). The main destinations of purchases made to Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$104M), Nuevo León (US$38.3M), and Estado de México (US$21.6M).

Net Trade Balance

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In 2021, the states with the highest commercial exchange (international sales minus international purchases) with were Ciudad de México (US$438M), Baja California (US$393M), and Guanajuato (US$376M).

Foreign Direct Investment

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Foreign Direct Investment Flow

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From January 1999 to June 2022, Mexico has received a total of US$1.79B in FDI from Colombia, distributed in equity capital (US$1.18B), reinvestment of earnings (US$399M), and inter-company debts (US$214M).

Foreign Direct Investment by States

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From January to June 2022, the states that received the highest FDI from Colombia were Ciudad de México (US$111M), Nuevo León (US$11.3M), and Puebla (US$7.63M).

Historically (from January 1999 to June 2022) the states that have received the most FDI from Colombia are Ciudad de México (US$818M), Estado de México (US$260M), and Jalisco (US$110M).

Evolution of the Amount of Remittances

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The chart compares the evolution of remittances sent from Mexico to Colombia and the remittances that Mexico receives from Colombia.

In the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$44.2M in remittances from Colombia, while Colombia received US$43M in remittances from Mexico.

Remittancesand Foreign Direct Investment

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The visualization compares the evolution of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and the income from remittances from Colombia.

During 2021, a total amount of remittances of US$76.3M is accumulated, while the FDI from Colombia to Mexico accumulated in the year is US$145M.

Immigration from Colombia

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The map shows the destination states of migrants from Colombia to Mexico in recent years. The bar chart shows the main causes of migration.

The states with the highest concentration of migrants from Colombia were Ciudad de México (4,747 people), Estado de México (2,114 people), and Jalisco (1,081 people).

The main reasons of migration from Colombia to Mexico in recent years were economical (3,221 people) and family (2,862 people).

Diversity of immigrants

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The graph shows the population pyramid of the migrant population from Colombia to Mexico in recent years.

13,940 inmigrants from Colombia were registered, 52.2% women and 47.8% men.

The age ranges that concentrated the largest migrant population from Colombia were 25 to 29 years (3,228 people), 30 to 34 years (2,653 people), and 35 to 39 years (2,043 people). These concentrated 56.8% of the total migrant population.